These are the chapter programs planned for 2022-23. All programs begin at 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. If there is a dinner before the program, it begins at 6:30 p.m. Reservations and a fee are required for dinner.


Monday, September 12, 2022 – Opening Banquet and Event at the Rigali Center

20 Archbishop May Drive, St. Louis, Mo. 63119

6:15 p.m.        Vespers
7:00 p.m.        Dinner and Drinks

The AGO will have host a combined event with National Association of Pastoral Musicians at the Cardinal Rigali Center. The evening will begin with Vespers, continue with dinner and social time.  We will have a chance to meet and greet three new musicians in St. Louis: Andrew Kreigh (Cathedral Basilica), Spencer Smith (Second Presbyterian Church), and Dominic Richards (Christ Prince of Peace).


Saturday, October 15, 2022 – Organ Crawl with Martin Ott

9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
                  
Martin Ott has built many lovely instruments in the St. Louis area which we hope to hear and play for a day of organ fun with lunch together in between organ visits.


Monday, November 21, 2022 – Thanksgiving Service at the Cathedral of St. Peter, Belleville


200 W. Harrison St.
Belleville, Ill. 62220
  
Stephen Eros will lead all of us with choir and brass in a beautiful and inspiring Thanksgiving service, and Rich Thompson (Cathedral Director of Music) be our host at the beautiful Cathedral of St. Peter in Belleville, Illinois. Rich will show us the lovely organ and the new console.


Friday, January 6, 2023 – Epiphany Party

6:00 p.m.
 
Rick Burk, our 2021-22 Dean, has graciously offered his home for our Epiphany bash! 
 


February 10, 11, and 12, 2023 – Festival Flourish: A Trio of Happenings

Peace Lutheran Church
737 Barracksview Rd.
St. Louis, Mo. 63125
 
Friday, February 10, 2023
7:00 p.m.
– Taizé Prayer

Saturday, February 11, 2023
8:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m.
– Church Music Conference

Sunday, February 12, 2023
3:00 p.m.
Recital by Dr. Steven Wente of Concordia University Chicago


Monday, March 27, 2023 – Members’ Concert    

Grace United Methodist
6199 Waterman Boulevard
St. Louis, Mo. 63112
      
We will be looking for volunteers to play in this concert. Please consider yourself invited to play!
 

Monday, May 22, 2023 Closing Banquet,

Mother House
Sisters of St. Joseph, Carondolet
6400 Minnesota Avenue
St. Louis, Mo. 63111
 
We will gather for a lovely meal to celebrate the year, and afterward, the chapter will recognize and thank the officers who have served the chapter in 2022-2023, recognize chapter awards, and install the newly elected officers for 2023-2024. The bonus is we will have a chance to see the beautiful chapel and hear and see the historic organ!